AquaBioTech Group

AquaBioTech Group is a leading independent aquaculture, fisheries and environmental consulting, development, testing / research and training company operating throughout the world.

Company details

Central Complex, Naggar Street, , Targa Gap, , Mosta MST 1761 Malta

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Business Type:
Consulting firm
Industry Type:
Agriculture - Aquaculture
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €

This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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ABT Aquaculture

ABT Aquaculture is a leading aquaculture consulting and technical support company that forms part of the AquaBioTech Group. The company has grown to become one of the largest dedicated independent aquaculture consulting company's operating on a truly global scale.

  •  Offshore Aquaculture
  •  Land Based Aquaculture
  •  Hatcheries
  •  Shrimp Farming
  •  Broodstock
  •  Aquatic Research Facilities

With clients and projects in over forty-five (45) countries and a team of over twenty-five (25) highly qualified and experienced staff and personnel, the company draws on a wealth of experience and expertise covering all aspects of aquaculture planning, feasibility, development and operation.

  • Site Assessments
  • Special Audits
  • Due diligence audits
  • Risk management audits
  • Biosecurity audits
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Long-term Project Assistance


ABT Environmental is a leading independent environmental consulting, technology and research & development company with a focus on water and wastewater treatment.

ABT Environmental forms part of the international consulting unit called the AquaBioTech Group

  •  Waste Management
  •  Environmental Engineering
  •  Water Treatment
  •  Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)
  •  Auditing


ABT Marine is a part of theAquaBioTech Group. As an independent marine

hydrographic survey firm, we offer a broad range of capabilities in shallow

water marine surveying, construction support, precise positioning and project

management, within the marine industry.

We cover a wide range of disciplines relating to marine data acquisition, key areas of expertise include:

• Risk assessments

• Precise positioning (surface & subsea)

• Underwater GIS and Remote Sensing

• Pre-construction site investigations

• Oceanographic surveys

• Hydrographic and mooring surveys
• Geophysical & sub-bottom profiling surveys

• Subsea inspection (ROV, drop-down camera systems) 

•Geotechnical surveys (vibrocore, grab)

•Swathe Surveys, Magnetometer

•Sidecan sonar multibeam surveys

•Environmental surveys (trawling, benthic)

•Hydrographic survey support

•Seabed Classification

•Resource Recovery

•Marine Heritage / Archaeology Services

Marine Surveying Brocure

Sub Bottom Profiler

Interferometric Sonar - SWATHPlus

ROV Operations

  • Recirculation Aquaculture Systems

Recirculation system development within Aquaculture has entered into a new chapter and the AquaBioTech Group has been at the forefront of this technology for many years.

The AquaBioTech Group has developed number of highly efficient and cost effective recirculation aquaculture systems (RAS) for hatchery, broodstock and on-growing operations. The systems are customized according to the species and production level and are proven technologies in the field.

The AquaBioTech Group has its own proprietary RAS designs for a variety of species that cover those of major commercial importance. The company is constantly fine tuning the overall performance of its design and technology at its demonstration and R&D facility in Malta. The systems we offer are the result of many years of, research development and client feedback. 

- Filtration Systems

- Research & Development

- 3D Computer Aided Design

- Hatchery Technology

- Grow-out Technology

- Engineering

- Project Management & Oversight

  •  Recirculation Aquaculture - RAS Species



Sturgeon and Sterlet


Pike Perch



Other Species

Broodstock and Maturation


ABT Aquatics has wide ranging experienced consultants specializing in all engineering, husbandry and technical aspects. We are aware of the importance of the dialogue between client and provider, and are consequently dedicated to providing excellent consultation. The main areas of work undertaken by the company ranges from initial feasibility studies, outline planning with concept development, architectural & structural design with engineering, filtration and Life Support System (LSS) development, through to livestock supply, management support and turnkey operations. Our in-house experts have extensive networks of contacts covering all manner of possibilities allowing for the successful execution of aquarium projects. Our team of biologists also provide training for aquarium staff and continual support ranging from veterinarian and pathology, through to nutrition and breeding programmes.

The AquaBioTech Group is also called upon to undertake a variety of specialist assessments and audits for entities such as insurance companies and feed manufacturers, as well as banking /financial institutions and private / corporate investors.

Aquariums & Ornamentals


ABT Technologies is the market research and technology division of the AquaBioTech Group undertaking a large number of studies including a variety of scoping and detailed feasibility studies. Market research and market intelligence assessments are also commissioned on a variety of subjects from fisheries to vetriceuticals. 

The AquaBioTech Group has become an established and trusted entity with many major international companies and smaller entities utilising our skills and services for small and large projects.

  •  Market Research & Intelligence
  •  Technology Transfers
  •  Product Marketing & Branding
  •  Regional support services
  •  Offshore Companies